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yarb commented on the word Herxheimer's reaction
Here's my reaction to Herxheimer's reaction:
"Up at Herk-Heimer Falls, where the great river rushes
And crashes down crags in great gurgling gushes,
The Herk-Heimer Sisters are using their brushes.
Those falls are just grand for tooth-brushing beneath
If you happen to be up that way with your teeth."
- Dr Seuss, The Sleep Book
June 23, 2011
hernesheir commented on the word Herxheimer's reaction
A secondary skin eruption occurring in sensitized patients as a result of circulation of allergenic products from a primary site of infection.
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